Getaway drivers like Baby know that the true secret to a successful heist (and escape) is your choice of soundtrack. If there's one thing that Edgar Wright's Baby Driver delivers, it's perfectly choreographed action set to a heart-pumping soundtrack. From the smooth sounds of Earl and Bob's "Harlem Shuffle" on Baby's morning coffee run to the high energy of Queen's "Brighton Rock" while battling Baby's nemesis, the music playing in the background of #BabyDriver elevates each moment in the film from ordinary to epic.
Movie Pilot asked fans on our Facebook video channel "Super News" what song they would play in their getaway car as they made their escape, and the responses we received prove that our fans not only have killer taste in music, but that their choices could have just as easily complimented Baby's driving as he drifts his getaway car like a bat out of hell.
Over 2,500 comment entries were submitted to the "Super News" Facebook group for this giveaway. We picked nine winners as well as one grand prize winner, who received a box loaded with #EdgarWright memorabilia and more. The nine winners won a Super News Baby Driver prize pack including headphones, sunglasses and a copy of the movie so they can style themselves like Baby and check out the movie in the comfort of their own home. Curious about what songs made the cut? Check out the full list of winners and their choices below:
- Amber Cheras (Box Winner): "Enter Sandman" by Metallica
- Zachary Auman: "Believer" by Imagine Dragons
- Chrissy Yaeger: "Pork and Beans" by Weezer
- Charity LaRaine: "Livin' After Midnight" by Judas Preist
- Jeff Lucarelli: "Highway to Hell" by ACDC
- Robb Martinez: "Sabotage" by Beastie Boys
- Amanda Rodriguez: "Pursuit Of Happiness" by Kid Cudi
- Nicholas Johnson: "Everybody Wants To Rule The World" by Tears For Fears
- Keelo Brandx: "Fire" by Jimi Hendrix
- Lauren Hernandez: "Regulate" by Warren G and Nate Dogg
Alternatively, if the fuzz is already hot on your tailpipe and you need to burn rubber fast, click play on the Spotify playlist below and get your motor running to 10 tracks that make up the ultimate getaway playlist.
While one would be hard-pressed to find fault with any of the songs featured in Baby Driver, we think more than a few of these selected tracks would fit in with the high-stakes #action that makes Baby Driver a modern-day action hit.
Baby Driver is now available on iTunes!
What other song would you add to the ultimate getaway playlist?